AWS: Cloud Security Mistakes Discussed by Experts

AWS Cloud Security Mistakes

Cloud Compliance & Security Training

Cloud Compliance Cloud Security Training

Every process needs some form of training. Information security is no exception and, because of the ever- increasing impacts of failure, it is more important than ever to get the training right. Perhaps training has a bad name it still struggles to throw off. When I first started work in in a government office over […]

Cloud Computing Security: Who Should be Responsible for Yours?

Security in the Cloud

IT Departments of companies of all sizes across all industries and geographies are realizing the value of virtualization. We are migrating data and apps to the cloud in record amounts. In fact, Information Week recently reported Gartner findings that the public cloud services market will hit $180 billion by 2015 [1]. And BusinessInsider tells us […]

Security Issues in Cloud Computing: Porticor’s AWS Experts Discuss

Security Issues in Cloud Computing

In a recent webinar, Porticor’s AWS cloud security experts took on the security challenges companies face when migrating to AWS (and other IaaS clouds) and offered alternatives that enable IT Directors to take advantage of the cloud, while maintaining control of their data and its security. Security Issues in Cloud Computing: Are you a TARGET? […]

PCI DSS: What You Need to Know

PCI DSS Encryption

Every organization should follow a proactive rather than a reactive approach to protect against threats, risks, and vulnerabilities to which if their IT infrastructure is exposed can lead to data loss, regulatory penalties, lawsuits, and damaged reputation. Moving on the same lines, to reduce credit card fraud via its exposure, a standard known as Payment […]

PCI-DSS Encryption Requirements

PCI-DSS Encryption Requirements

Significant money is at stake and in need of protection in the Payment Card Industry (PCI). The global payment card industry covers several sectors: banks and financial institutions (acquirers), issuers, processors, service providers, merchants carrying out transactions online and via point of sale terminals in bricks and mortar stores, large and small. PCI Security The […]

Automating Security in Cloud Computing: August’s Cloud Security Tip of the Month

Security in Cloud Computing

Achieving the best data security in the cloud has multiple steps. In our tip of the month series, we have been addressing many of them and have received extensive feedback from you that these tips are helping you secure your data, achieve compliance, and attain peace of mind knowing that there is a way to […]